Resources for Black History Month
February is Black History Month, a month meant to remember and recognize the rich history and deep struggles that Black Americans have faced. There has never been a better time to stay informed and educated. As Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. so famously stated “The time is always right to do what is right.” We wanted to highlight a few different avenues to learn more, as well as some great Black Owned Businesses to support in the great Chicago area.
Here are some great organizations and accounts to help educate yourself:
Support Black Owned Businesses around Chicago:
- The Common Cup Coffee Shop
- Semi Colon Bookstore
- Third Coast Comics
- Lifes Sweet Café and Bakery
- Charizma Entertainment
For an extensive list data base of Black Owned Businesses in Chicago check out Black Owned Chicago.
This is such a small sample size of all the amazing resources and information available; we encourage you to do your own research and learning. We are always here to learn with you, as well as help guide and point you in the right direction. Contact us any time.
Lastly be sure to check out our blog on Black Lives Matter at Camp!